Business & Leisure Column

Ray Butch Gamboa

Foodies' break

by Ray Butch Gamboa
Philippine Star
Nov 17, 2017

Food break!! It's been all business in this column lately, so it's time to check out B&L's latest discoveries in food row.

First on our list for this week's column is Sangkap along Capt. Henry Javier St. in Pasig. Like many other new restaurants, this is a collaboration of friends, one of whom happens to be a chef. One of the co-owners is Albert Moreno, nephew of the late Charlie Leobrera of the long-running Vistamar Beach Resort & Hotel in Mabini, Batangas. Vistamar, popular among the country's top divers and a favourite venue for corporate events, was also a second home for my family for our annual beach forays and Albert's twin brother Allan ran it after Charlie's death until it closed this year. This resort has become an institution in that part of Batangas, so we hope the closure is only for temporary renovation.

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